| Sep 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
On Sept. 17, 1787, the 55 delegates of the Constitutional Convention held their final meeting with one item on the agenda — signing the Constitution.
This November, under-18-year-olds will not be able to vote in congressional and state elections....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Most Floridians find campaign ads maddening.
Here's something even more maddening: You help pay for the very ads that drive you up the wall.
Nearly 3 million of your tax dollars have already been sucked up by the campaigns of Charlie Crist, Pam Bondi,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Sen. Mark Warner has a 19 percentage point lead over Republican challenger Ed Gillespie, a new Roanoke College poll reports. That is down from the 25 point margin the poll reported from a July survey.
Warner won the support of 46 percent of voters...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:12 PM
A top officer of the Broward Republican Party is taking on the co-founder of Tea Party Fort Lauderdale, calling her a mean spirited, racist, homophobic, ignorant fear monger.
Ryan Anderson's email to the tea party's Danita Kilcullen re-opened long-...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The latest rounds of polling in the contested U.S. Senate races in Iowa, Louisiana and North Carolina make one thing clear: it’s looking very close.
To take control of the U.S. Senate, Republicans must win six seats. Iowa, Louisiana and North...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Defending the Princeton
Opponents of the project, The Princeton at College Park, have condemned the density of the proposed apartment complex and the increased traffic the development's future tenants would add to Edgewater Drive and surrounding...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:01 AM
The political action committee of Maryland's branch of the National Organization for Women gave Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown its unqualified endorsement Monday, bolstering Brown's efforts to make women's health a top issue in his...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The two major governor candidates sparred over jobs numbers Thursday, as Gov. Pat Quinn touted Illinois' lowest unemployment rate since he took office in 2009 while Republican challenger Bruce Rauner maintained that the Democrat still isn't doing enough...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Too bad they both can't lose. Or can they?
That seems to be the message voters gave to Quinnipiac University's pollster in a new survey that found Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist locked in a skin-tight contest, and 9 percent of...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:09 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Fresh off his surprising showing in a Quinnipiac University poll last week, Libertarian gubernatorial hopeful Adrian Wyllie is kicking off a 30-day, statewide craft brew tour today -- from Fort Myers Brewing Co. to Orlando Brewing,...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:38 AM
When you're a Libertarian candidate in Maryland, garnering more than 1 percent of the vote on Election Day counts as a win. But for Shawn Quinn, candidate for governor, nothing short of toppling both the major-party candidates will feel like victory....